EWoT: Mandein

Biographical information
Nationality Aiel
Current status Dead
Physical description
Gender Male
Chronological and political information
First appeared TSR 25
Last appeared TSR 25
Title Sept Chief

Mandein was an Aiel sept chief who lived after the Breaking has ended. His story is learned from Rand's visions in the ter'angreal of Rhuidean.

Ancestry of Rand al'Thor

Charn ↠ ? ↠ ? ↠ CouminJonaiAdanMarindLewinJeordam ↠ ? ↠ Rhodric ↠ ? ↠ Comran ↠ ? ↠ Mandein ↠ ... ↠ JanduinRand al'Thor


Mandein was married to Sealdre and was the grandchild of Comran, who was the grandchild of Rhodric. He lived in the early days of the Aiel’s settlement of the Three Fold Land.

He was the first to go to Rhuidean. At the time he was forty years of age, considered young for a sept chief at the time. Mandein was an ancestor of Rand.[1]


  1. The Shadow Rising, Chapter 25